“Melissa was professional, responsive and highly intuitive in her dealings with us, providing an excellent level of service that was appropriate to our needs and the various issues affecting the project.”
– Executive Officer, Uniting Care Kippax
Melissa Sleegers is a Professional Organiser, and the founder of Allsorts Organising. Melissa has been organising people, homes, workspaces and events professionally and personally for over 20 years.
Melissa is the only Canberra organiser to have received Specialist Certificates in Chronic Disorganization, Hoarding, Ageing and ADHD from the internationally respected Institute for Challenging Disorganization (ICD). ICD is a not-for-profit organisation providing education and training to Professional Organisers and related professionals who specialise in working with the population affected by chronic disorganisation. She was also an Expert accredited member and the 2016-2017 President of the (now defunct) Australasian Association of Professional Organisers. Melissa has been interviewed for television, print and digital media and radio on topics ranging from spring cleaning to hoarding disorder. You can see some of these listed on our Media page.
Melissa holds current Working with Vulnerable People (ACT) and Working with Children (NSW) registrations as well as a National Police Check. In addition, she maintains current First Aid and Mental Health First Aid certifications.
Prior to transitioning to a full-time Professional Organiser, Melissa led a Divisional Administration Section within the Australian Government Department of Innovation, a job that required a proficient multi-tasker across a range of financial, human resources and administrative functions.
Melissa also had extensive experience in event management including weddings, parties and corporate conferences and events for over 1,200 people across Australia and internationally. As testament to her expertise, Melissa led the team that was awarded the 2006-2007 Australian Meetings and Events Industry Award for In-House Meetings Management, and national finalist for Meeting of the Year – More than 500 delegates.
If you are feeling disorganised, Melissa will work one-on-one with you to create innovative solutions that suit your unique requirements for your home or office.